Andover District Girls Football

2017-11-30T13:43:10+00:00November 30th, 2017|

Great win for the Year 7 and 8 girls football team at the Andover District 5-a-side tournament tonight. They beat John Hanson B 2-0 and Testbourne A 1-0 in the group stages. All goals were scored by Sky Hull. Some fantastic goalkeeping in those games by Faith Holman and Morgan Durrans. The girls played John [...]

Headteacher’s Blog – Week 34 – Inclusion

2017-06-09T10:18:00+00:00June 9th, 2017|

We observed the 1 minute silence for victims of London terrorist attack on Tuesday. In this week’s assemblies we explored the theme of Inclusion and Diversity and an understanding that each individual is unique, and recognizing our individual differences. We also looked at how unfortunately with the attacks in Manchester and London, a small minority [...]

Headteacher’s Blog – Week 32 – Politics

2017-05-25T09:24:27+00:00May 25th, 2017|

This week we are gearing up for the general election. Miss Lowing held assemblies all week to talk about why young people should be engaged in politics and to introduce the main parties and what they stand for. On Thursday 8th June students will be voting in the Harrow Way General Election. Students have been [...]

Headteacher’s Blog – Week 25 – Family Matters

2017-03-21T12:43:36+00:00March 21st, 2017|

This week assemblies were held by Head's of House. The House assemblies this week revolved around the theme of family. Ms Pittman made a touching video about all the different types of family of which we, as a school community, are part. We went on to celebrate the achievements of our House 'families' through Ms [...]

Headteacher’s Blog – Week 24 – Islamophobia

2017-03-13T11:57:58+00:00March 13th, 2017|

This week Miss Lowing explored the theme of Islamophobia. We acknowledged that there is a lot of press and internet coverage of atrocities committed by so-called Muslim groups and that young people could be forgiven for thinking that Islam is a violent religion. However, with the help of Tarik and Harry in Year 7, Miss [...]

Headteacher’s Blog – Week 20 – LGBT History Month

2017-02-13T11:28:21+00:00February 13th, 2017|

This week tutor teams presented to their respective year groups on LGBT History Month. Linking their assemblies to Article 2 of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Article 2: You have the right to protection against discrimination. This means that nobody can treat you badly because of your colour, sex or religion, [...]

Headteacher’s Blog – Week 19 – House Assemblies

2017-02-13T11:03:28+00:00February 13th, 2017|

This week assemblies were presented by the Heads of Houses. Emphasis was given to the importance of participation in the community, by taking up a hobby, playing for a sports team, joining a local drama group or attending other social events.